St. Tammany Parish Government will open six self-service sandbag locations beginning Sunday, September 13. All locations will have sand and bags provided. Residents are asked to bring their own shovels in case all shovels provided are in use. In addition, residents are asked to limit the number of sandbags to 15 per vehicle. There will be someone on-hand to assist the elderly and/or disabled at each location. The locations will be open from 12 p.m. until 6 p.m. Sunday, September 13, and 7:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Monday, September 14.
St. Tammany Parish Government- Building; 21410 Koop Dr., Mandeville
St. Tammany Parish Public Works- Airport Road Barn; 34583 Grantham College Rd, Slidell, La
The Old Levee District Site; 61134 Military Road (Hwy 190) Slidell, La.
St. Tammany Parish Public Works- Fritchie Barn; 63119 Highway 1090 in Pearl River
St. Tammany Parish Public Works Barn- Keller Barn; 63131 Fish Hatchery Road, Lacombe
St. Tammany Parish Public Works Barn- Covington Barn; 1305 N. Florida Street, Covington
Based upon the forecast track, emergency preparedness plans will be announced to the public as they happen through the local media, through STPG-TV — Channel 710 on Charter, Channel 99, AT&T U-VERSE, or livestream at www.stpgov.org/; the local media, our website -www.stpgov.org/storm.